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Posted 15 Dec 2011 by • 26 answers
I have been diagnosed with insulin resistance Nov 2011. Taking METFORMIN, HCL ER 2000mg (since 11/4/11 worked my way up to full dose). Been on full dose for 2.5 weeks now. No weight loss. I am keeping total daily carbs under 45grams per day. Total calories < 1400. PROTEIN = 60-80GRAMS PER DAY. ...
Posted 14 Sep 2016 • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
Humalog and Novolog (Novalog) are both insulins used in the treatment of diabetes. But what are the differences and similarities between them?
Posted 22 Sep 2016 • 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com
Levemir and Lantus are both types of insulin. But which one works for longer and which one has fewer side effects?
Posted 25 Apr 2013 by • 1 answer
Humulin N was prescribed for my cat at 2.5 units twice a day.
Posted 10 hours ago by • 0 answers
I started Tresiba a week ago and I am currently taking 12 units daily. Still getting glucose readings above 300..For type ones: what generally is the daily range of insulin needed? I will check with my doctor to see if we can get accelerate the introductory process a bit… Perhaps I should ...
Posted 8 days ago by • 1 answer
Insulin - type 2, I take 12 units novolog in a.m. Blood sugar level at 135- 160. I eat cereal for...
Posted 30 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
... breakfast. At lunch time my bood sugar is at 200-210. I take 10 units. then at dinner time my level is at about 160. I take another 10 units. Then at bed time 40 units of Lantus. My schedule of eating is at 7a.m--- 11:30-12: and then dinner 5:00 t0 6:00 p.m. with the Novolog it takes at least 4 ...
Posted 21 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
I have diabetes and high blood sugar use injectable insulin at least 5 times a day how will this interact.
Posted 12 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm currently on metformin 500mg 2xs/day for PCOS, insulin resistance & weight loss. I'm wondering what the best way to take this medication is (ex: hour before a meal, with a meal, etc). When I started, 500mg 1x/day, my Dr said to take it with a meal -preferably the one with the ...
Posted 16 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
I went to the hospital due to horrible back pain. Nothing found other than a sugar level of 598 and a triglyceride level of 2400, I had no idea about my sugar or my tris, I was put on insulin and gemfibrozil and left the hospital after 4 days, On the 5th day my eye sight became blurry and i had a ...
Posted 15 Jun 2015 by • 3 answers
I have been on the medication for 5 days and my sugar has been high, 250 to 300 and I take insulin.
Posted 6 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
I forgot to bring my Novolin 70/30 insulin with me but I have access to Lantus Solostar. Can I take that instead? I will be away for a day. I take 14 units at lunch and 24 units at dinner.
Posted 9 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 4 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
I take 3 shots a day will Fenugreek help to?
Posted 20 Jul 2017 by • 1 answer
I get my Lantus & Novolog from the VA which insists in shipping by UPS overnight by 10:30 am delivery rather than allowing it to be picked up at a nearby VA pharmacy. UPS leaves it on my front step in 90 degree temps in full sun and it may sit for an hour or so before it can be brought inside ...